A complete resource to navigate HazCom/GHS compliance
June 25, 2015
Brady (NYSE:BRC), a global leader in product and facility identification solutions, today released The Streamlined Guide to GHS. With the Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) aligning the Hazard Communication (HazCom) standard with the Globally Harmonized System (GHS), this guidebook is a complete resource on GHS that clarifies the elements needed for compliance.
On June 23, Master Lock’s Kina Repp visited the workplace site that forever changed her life 25 years ago. As the guest of Trident Seafoods CEO Joe Bundrant, she spoke and addressed workplace safety at two of Trident’s fish processing facilities in Naknek, Alaska and other local facilities as part of a new lockout and safety training video she has in production and which Trident is sponsoring.
Hilco Vision, a leading provider of eyecare and eyewear solutions, announces the retirement of Bob Nahmias, the CEO of the business for the past 17 years, per his intent shared with owners Blue Point Capital prior to their investment in the company in May 2014. During his tenure, and as a result of his leadership, Hilco made 14 acquisitions, grew revenues by nearly 500%, and has become an industry leader in many sectors of the optical industry.
Romeoville Mayor John Noak is cutting ribbon today
June 12, 2015
Magid, a leading manufacturer and supplier of safety solutions and personal protective equipment (PPE), is pleased to announce its ribbon-cutting ceremony for its new 700,000 square-foot global headquarters in the Village of Romeoville on Friday, June 12, 2015. Mayor John Noak will join local officials to commemorate the new facility at 1300 Naperville Drive.
Provides AR/FR resources to improve understanding and help keep workers safe
June 12, 2015
Magid, a leading manufacturer and supplier of safety solutions and personal protective equipment (PPE), advances understanding of the new NFPA 70E Standards for electrical safety in the workplace specific to PPE.
Mobile platform conveniently delivers personal safety best practices and education to workers
June 11, 2015
If your job requires wearing or specifying health and safety equipment, you have a convenient new resource with the 3M Safety Roadshow. 3M is hitting the road in its mobile training center – packed with personal protective equipment and industry experts – to deliver in-person education at work sites, industry events and distributor trade shows across the United States.
Partnership combines protection and comfort in new flame resistant jeans
June 9, 2015
Mount Vernon FR and Carhartt, American’s premium work wear brand since 1889, have teamed up to launch the newest advancement in flame resistant (FR) clothing, the Carhartt Flame Resistant Rugged Flex® Jean. As the name suggests, the Carhartt FR Rugged Flex® Jean combines FlexTex FR denim from Mount Vernon FR with Carhartt’s signature Rugged Flex® stretch technology to provide comfort and protection in any work environment, while offering unique flexibility for maximum range of motion.
TECGEN® FR has announced plans to form its first Assessment Group (T.A.G. Team) during ASSE Safety 2015 from June 7-9 in Dallas. The company will enlist industry workers in the oil and gas, electrical and utilities industries to apply at the booth and then provide meaningful feedback on the newest TECGEN® FR vented shirt prototype.
Master Lock Safety Solutions™ will focus on safety awareness and offer the industry’s leading safety products when the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) Safety 2015 Expo is held June 7-9 at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center in Dallas.